• 1st Management Committee meeting

    Brussels – Cost Headquarters
    March 14, 2019

    This first Action meeting was attended by 39 Management Committee (MC) members representing 27 out of the 31 participating countries. As an introductory meeting, the main focus was on COST policies, governance, budgetary and planning issues. The MC elected Chair, Vice Chair, Working Group Leaders and Co-leaders and Horizontal Leaders, while action operating structures, draft work plan and draft budget were discussed. The University of Seville was approved as the Action Budget Holder and Dr. Lucia Jimenez was elected as the Scientific Representative of the Budget Holder. The participation of Kosovo as a Near Neighbour Country (NNC) was approved.